Not only does Long Island have some of the best golf courses in the country, it also has some of the best mini-golf courses as well. There are stand-alone courses, as well as mini-golf courses that are part of larger facilities or outdoor parks. Themes vary from course to course, but one constant is the fun children and parents alike will have. We’ve put together a comprehensive guide to Long Island mini-golf courses for families to visit.
Play Boomers’ miniature golf course and try to avoid obstacles such as ponds and windmills to get a hole-in-one. The miniature golf course is part of a larger park that includes: go-karts, bumper boats, a batting cage, a rock wall, a game room, and kiddie rides.
Where: 655 Long Island Avenue, Medford, NY
When: Saturday 11 am-10 pm, Sunday 11 am-9 pm; Summer vacation: 11 am – 9 pm, 7 days a week
How Much: $6 per game
Contact Info: (631) 475-1771
Cantiague Park features an eighteen hole miniature golf course. Parents can choose to play miniature golf along with their children, play the 9-hole golf course, or go to the driving range which is also at the park.
Where: 490 West John Street, Hicksville, NY
When: 7 days a week, 8 am – 7 pm
How Much: $7 Adults/$4 Seniors and Children
Contact Info: (516) 571-7082
Country Fair has two 18-hole miniature golf courses. The courses incorporate waterfalls, flowers, and fountains into their design. Country Fair also has outdoor laser tag, go-kart racing, batting cages, and a driving range.
When: 7 days a week, 11 am – 8 pm
Where: 3351 Route 112, Medford, NY
How Much: $7.50 Adults 13 and over/$5.50 Senior Citizens/$5.50 Children 5-12/Under 5 free with paying adult
Contact Info: (631) 732-0579
There are two miniature golf courses at Eisenhower Park — the mountainside course and the overlook course. The courses stay true to their park setting incorporating waterfalls, ponds, and flowers.
Where: Merrick and Stewart Avenues, East Meadow, NY
When: Monday – Thursday: 1 pm – 8 pm, Friday – Sunday: 9:30 am – 8 pm
How Much: Prices are not yet set for 2012. In 2011 prices were $10 Adult, $7 with Leisure Pass/$4 Senior with Leisure Pass/$4 Children 13 and under
Contact Info: (516) 572-0407
The Harbor Links miniature golf course is located within the larger Harbor Links golf complex, where one will also find a 9-hole executive course, a regular 18-hole course, and a driving range.
Where: One Fairway Drive, Port Washington, NY
When: Before Memorial Day and after Labor Day: 8 am – Dark, Memorial Day to Labor Day: 7 am – 10 pm
How Much: $8 per game
Contact Info: (516) 767-4816
Monster Mini Golf
The only indoor course on our list, Monster Mini Golf is a glow-in the dark, monster-themed mini golf course. There are two locations on Long Island, one in Medford and the other in Deer Park. Both locations also feature an arcade.
Where: 700-47 Patchogue Yaphank Rd, Medford NY and 410-C Commack Road, Deer Park, NY
When: Medford: Tuesday-Thursday 2 pm – 9 pm, Friday 2 pm -10 pm, Saturday 12 pm – 10 pm, Sunday 12 pm – 8 pm; Deer Park: Tuesday-Thursday 3 pm – 9 pm, Friday 3 pm – 10 pm, Saturday 12 pm – 10 pm, Sunday 12 pm -8 pm
How Much: $8 Adults/$7 Children
Contact Info: Medford (631) 775-8687 and Deer Park (631) 940-8900
Tick Tock Miniature Golf
The Tick Tock miniature golf course is located at the Drossos Motel in Greenport. The miniature golf course is more than 50 years old and features cool retro obstacles such as windmills, churches, and lighthouses. There is also a game room on premises and a snack bar that serves custard and old-fashioned ice cream.
Where: 69125 Main Road, Greenport, NY
When: April-November, call for hours
How Much: Call for pricing
Contact Info: (631) 477-1334
Tiki Action Park
The miniature golf course at tropical themed Tiki Action park has been voted the best mini-golf course on Long Island by Best of LI for the past three years. The course is a part of a larger facility that also features a Laser Maze, go-karts and an arcade.
Where: 1878 Middle Country Road, Centereach, NY
When: Monday–Thursday 3 pm – 9 pm, Friday 3 pm – 10 pm, Saturday 11 am – 10 pm, Sunday 11 am – 6 pm; Summer hours may differ.
How Much: $8.50 ages 6 and older/$6 for children under 6, seniors, military, police and firefighters/$3 for repeat play same day
Contact Info: (631) 471-1267
Village Green MiniGolf and KidsTown
Village Green has two miniature golf courses — an easy course and a hard course. The mini golf courses are part of a larger complex that includes bouncers, water wars, gemstone mining, and jumpshot basketball.
Where: 974 Portion Road, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
When: 7 days a week, 1 pm – 10 pm
How Much: $8 Adult/$6.50 Children
Contact Info: (631) 732-8681
By Mikaela Walker